Speciale rapporten

IP case data and trademark data: a powerful combination

Understand how the combination of trademark data and IP case data can help trademark professionals uncover valuable insights and find strategic pearls. With more than 80 million active trademarks worldwide, and filings of new marks on the rise, access to IP case information is immensely valuable. Download this white paper to learn more about how […]

IP Asia 2020 report

Intellectual property (IP) plays an essential role in accelerating the pace of innovation. Patents protect inventions in all fields of technology, trademarks signal the characteristics of products, designs specify how products look and domains identify organizations in the world of Internet. The critical importance of these rights becomes clear when we look at today’s IP […]

Where art meets science: Researching industrial designs

Industrial designs are increasingly recognized as valuable brand assets deserving of protection every bit as much as trademarks, patents and other intellectual property (IP). Due to their visual nature, industrial designs pose some unique challenges with respect to researching for clearance and protection. In this white paper, Leo Longauer, Vice President of Corporate IP for […]

2020 Trademark Ecosystem

What kind of shifts are we seeing in the trademark industry? In a new survey, 85% of brands experienced infringement in 2019 showing a steady upward trend from 81% in 2018 and 74% in 2017. Consequences of infringement were significant, with the top three cited: customer confusion (45%) loss of revenue (38%) damage to brand […]

Making sense of artificial intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI), the ability of computer systems to simulate or imitate human intelligence, is quietly transforming our daily lives. But how does it work? And how does it benefit busy trademark professionals? We’ll answer these important questions in our latest white paper: Making sense of artificial intelligence.

The cost of free: Industrial design research

Industrial design infringement is on the rise. As the volume of industrial design registrations increases, it becomes ever more important to thoroughly vet industrial designs prior to filing. In an effort to save money, some IP professionals choose free methods of prior art searching.  While these methods may seem cost effective, are they an efficient […]

Use as directed: Navigating the complexities of pharmaceutical trademarks

The global market for pharmaceutical products reached $1.2 trillion in 2018 – up $100 billion from the prior year. This is projected to reach $1.5 trillion by 2021. New developments in biotechnology, nanotechnology and digital medicine are rapidly transforming the definition of pharma products. These trends are creating an ever-more crowded and complex brand landscape. […]

2019 Trademark Ecosystem

The 2019 Trademark Ecosystem is a full in-depth report highlighting the major changes in the trademark space, including identifying key players and forces affecting trademark infringement. As more trademarks enter the market, the challenge and complexity of protecting and preventing infringement increases. Key findings Steep rise in trademark filing activity, Infringement is here to stay […]

Chinese brands go global

Overview Following in the footsteps of mainland China’s domestic trademark register, which is the largest in the world, Chinese brands are now appearing on foreign trademark registers in increasingly large numbers. Details CompuMark™ has been tracking the drive from mainland China to build global brands, and this report shows that – in just four years […]

What’s new at CompuMark for pharmaceutical companies

Developing a PTO-approved mark is a challenge for any organization. But for pharmaceutical companies, the journey doesn’t end there. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requirements mean a second set of considerations. At CompuMark™, we are committed to providing you with best-in-class products and services designed to navigate these challenges.